OBJECTIVE: SWBAT identify cultural products and practices associated with U.S. Latino culture(s).
DESCRIPTION:This activity is based on the "Find Someone Who ..." structure (Kagan Cooperative Learning). It is suitable for all levels of instruction in Spanish as a Second Language, including Novice-level learners who have experience with cognates and determining meaning from context.
In foreign language/bilingual education courses, the activity frames discussions on cultural knowledge, cultural bias, and tapping into prior knowledge.
You can also adapt this activity for:
- a partnered web search
- cultural Bingo
- independent practice (homework)